Review of Populace’s Focus 15 in Sabotage Reviews

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“Populace Theatre read the testimonies of mothers involved in one of the most controversial housing protests of recent years, the Carpenter’s Estate occupation. By choosing to speak through the voices of those involved these talented actors showed a different side to a story well documented by the press, an accapella singing trio using verbatim dialogue being a highlight of the piece. They revealed that behind the sensationalised news items vilifying them as ‘benefit scroungers’ were a group of women desperate to keep their homes and their families from needless uprooting.”

Read the full review of Home at The Roundhouse here: http://sabotagereviews.com/2015/06/11/home-curated-by-deanna-rodger-the-roundhouse-last-word-festival-280515/

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